MusXchange – Musicians of Sinfonia Iuventus in Vienna
Members of Jerzy Semkow Polish Sinfonia Iuventus Orchestra, Natalia Gidlewska, Maria Jeżewska and Mateusz Marut took part in music exchange program MusXchange in Vienna.
MusXchange is a short-term transnational mobility programme for a new generation of European musicians realized by European Federation of National Youth Orchestras (EFNYO) thanks to the founds from The Creative Europe Programme. Jerzy Semkow Polish Sinfonia Iuventus is a member of EFNYO since 2009.
The project hosted by Wiener Jeunesse Orchester – WJO took place in between April 24th and May 1st 2019 in Vienna. The violinists and the viola player successfully played in the concert and rehearsals to the concert in Wiener Konzerthaus on May 1st with Marko Dzomba on alto saxophone under the baton of Jonathan Stockhammer. The programme provided George Gershwin (An American in Paris – Fantasy On Porgy And Bess), Margareta Ferek-Petric (Noisy Ballet for alto saxophone and orchestra) and Igor Strawinskij (Petrushka: Burlesque in Four Scenes for Orchestra).